NA's 10th session proposed to take place over 18 days in Oct, Nov

Secretary General of the National Assembly (NA) and Head of the NA Office Nguyen Hanh Phuc proposed the 10th session of the 14th legislature be held over the course of 18 days in both teleconference and in-person forms, while addressing the NA Standing Committee's 46th session on July 14.

NA Standing Committee convenes 46th meeting

The National Assembly Standing Committee (NASC) opened its 46th meeting in Hanoi on July 13 under the chair of NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.

PM checks disbursement of public investment in Ninh Binh

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had a working session with authorities from the northern province of Ninh Binh on July 12 to check the implementation of socio-economic development in 2020, including the disbursement of public investment.

Vietnamese, Cambodian leaders discuss bilateral ties over phone

Party General Secretary, State President Nguyen Phu Trong and President of the Cambodian People's Party (CPP) and Prime Minister Hun Sen exchanged views on the two nations' relations during their phone talks on July 9.

2019 Provincial Open Budget Index released

The Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research and the Centre for Development and Integration on July 8 released the 2019 Provincial Open Budget Index (POBI), which assesses how transparently localities spent their allocated public funds last year.

Vietnam expands defence cooperation with RoK, India

Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh, Deputy Minister of National Defence, on July 6 held phone talks with his RoK and Indian counterparts Park Jae-min and Ajay Kumar.

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc hold talks with Lao counterpart

Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith started a visit to Vietnam on July 5 at the invitation of the host PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc

PM seeks new measures to achieve highest growth possible

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked for more measures to boost investment, exports, and consumption in order to achieve the highest growth possible in 2020 at a national teleconference between the Government and localities on July 2.

Strengthening Vietnam - US press cooperation

Editor-in-Chief of Nhan Dan (People) Newspaper Thuan Huu received US Ambassador to Vietnam Daniel Kritenbrink at the newspaper's headquarters in Hanoi on the afternoon of July 1.

Provincial Red Cross Society works with US Embassy in Vietnam

Leaders of Ninh Binhprovince's Red Cross Society had a working session with representatives fromthe US Embassyin Vietnam on June 30, focusing on the exchange of information and the provision of assistance for local vulnerable groups.

Minister of Finance visits Nho Quan Convalescent Center

A delegation of the Ministry of Finance led by its Minister Dinh Tien Dung, visited the Convalescent Center for Wounded Soldiers on June, 26 in Nho Quan district, Ninh Binh province, on the occasion of his working visit in the province.

VN upholds ASEAN Chair in COVID-19 response

Viet Nam has shown 'strong leadership vision' in leading regional collective response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Deputy PM works with Vietnam Business Council for Sustainable Development

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam hosted a reception in Hanoi on June 23 for the Vietnam Business Council for Sustainable Development (VBCSD).

Ninh Binh students win two prizes at National Science and Technology Contest

Ninh Binh province's students won a second prize and a fourth prize at the National Science and Technology Contest for the 2019 - 2020 school year, which was held in Da Nang city from June 18-20.

National Press Award ceremony 2019 held

The 14th National Press Awards ceremony was held in Hanoi on June 21.

NA passes four laws, debates two drafts

The 14th National Assembly continued its ninth working day of the second stage of the ongoing ninth session in Hanoi on June 17 under the chair of NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.

Ninh Binh's leader receives Indonesian Ambassador to Vietnam

Chairman of the NinhBinh Provincial People's Committee Dinh Van Dienon June 17 hosted a reception for Indonesian Ambassador to Vietnam Ibnu Hadi and his entourage as they paid a working visit to the province.

PM lauds media for contributions to COVID-19 fight

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has lauded the media for its important contributions to the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, saying that it has produced practical works to mark the 95th anniversary of the Vietnam Revolutionary Press Day.

Socio-economic, State budget issues under focus at NA on June 15

Lawmakers continued voicing their opinions on issues related to socio-economic development and State budget on June 15 at the 14th National Assembly's on-going ninth session.

Twelve new ambassadors appointed

Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh handed down appointment decisions on 12 new ambassadors for the 2020-2023 tenure at a ceremony held in Hanoi on June 9.